The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 29 29 59
Rank change year-on-year
0 +30
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 34 36 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 7.41% 7.27% 3.02%
As % of the General category 23.13% 31.30% 10.83%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 14
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £35,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £72,500 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Telecoms
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region.

General Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
147 115 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 32.03% 23.23% 27.94%
Number of salaries quoted 89 93 137
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £23,250 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Suffolk region.

Telecoms Salary Trend in Suffolk

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Telecoms
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -1 23 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Woodbridge 0 1 £20,000 +11.11%
Telecoms
East of England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms.

1 34 (50.75%) Degree
2 22 (32.84%) ISO 9000
2 22 (32.84%) ISO 9001
3 21 (31.34%) DWDM
3 21 (31.34%) DSL
3 21 (31.34%) Line Management
4 20 (29.85%) Validation
5 18 (26.87%) Linux
6 17 (25.37%) MySQL
7 16 (23.88%) PHP
8 15 (22.39%) HTML
8 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
8 15 (22.39%) Software Engineering
8 15 (22.39%) HTML5
9 14 (20.90%) LAMP
9 14 (20.90%) Asterisk PBX
10 12 (17.91%) Java
11 11 (16.42%) SMS
11 11 (16.42%) FreeSWITCH
11 11 (16.42%) OpenSIPS
12 10 (14.93%) C++
12 10 (14.93%) Cyber Security
12 10 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (8.96%) .NET
14 6 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
15 5 (7.46%) VoIP
15 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
15 5 (7.46%) Huawei
16 4 (5.97%) C#

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.48%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.48%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) MS Project
3 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (31.34%) DWDM
1 21 (31.34%) DSL
2 14 (20.90%) Asterisk PBX
3 11 (16.42%) SMS
4 5 (7.46%) VoIP
5 3 (4.48%) WAN
5 3 (4.48%) VPN
5 3 (4.48%) Firewall
5 3 (4.48%) Network Security
6 2 (2.99%) LTE
6 2 (2.99%) Wireless
6 2 (2.99%) 2G
6 2 (2.99%) Broadband
6 2 (2.99%) 3G
7 1 (1.49%) DVB
7 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.49%) 4G
7 1 (1.49%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.37%) MySQL
2 3 (4.48%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.48%) NoSQL
2 3 (4.48%) Big Data
3 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Bugzilla
1 1 (1.49%) JIRA
1 1 (1.49%) Selenium
1 1 (1.49%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (2.99%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Marketing
2 1 (1.49%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (28.36%) Document Manager
2 15 (22.39%) Software Engineer
3 14 (20.90%) Developer
4 9 (13.43%) Java Developer
4 9 (13.43%) C++/Java Developer
4 9 (13.43%) C++ Developer
5 7 (10.45%) Author
5 7 (10.45%) Technical Author
6 3 (4.48%) Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) .NET Developer
6 3 (4.48%) Web Developer
6 3 (4.48%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (2.99%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (2.99%) IT Support
7 2 (2.99%) Designer
7 2 (2.99%) Senior Designer
7 2 (2.99%) Support Engineer
7 2 (2.99%) Test Analyst
7 2 (2.99%) Software Developer
7 2 (2.99%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.39%) HTML
1 15 (22.39%) HTML5
2 14 (20.90%) LAMP
3 11 (16.42%) FreeSWITCH
4 6 (8.96%) .NET
5 4 (5.97%) CSS
6 3 (4.48%) CSS3
7 2 (2.99%) J2EE
8 1 (1.49%) Flash
8 1 (1.49%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) Open Source
3 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.99%) PMI
4 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.49%) VHDL
4 1 (1.49%) Verilog
4 1 (1.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.49%) MPEG
4 1 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.87%) Linux
2 2 (2.99%) Android
3 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.49%) UNIX
3 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.34%) Line Management
2 20 (29.85%) Validation
3 15 (22.39%) Software Engineering
4 10 (14.93%) Cyber Security
5 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.48%) Scrum
7 3 (4.48%) OO
8 2 (2.99%) CRM
8 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.99%) SOA
8 2 (2.99%) Waterfall
8 2 (2.99%) Supplier Management
8 2 (2.99%) Change Control
9 1 (1.49%) Functional Testing
9 1 (1.49%) Automation Testing
9 1 (1.49%) Test Scripting
9 1 (1.49%) Multithreading
9 1 (1.49%) Signal Processing
9 1 (1.49%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.88%) PHP
2 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
3 12 (17.91%) Java
4 10 (14.93%) C++
5 4 (5.97%) C#
6 3 (4.48%) SQL
7 2 (2.99%) Python
7 2 (2.99%) C
7 2 (2.99%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.49%) Ruby
8 1 (1.49%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 34 (50.75%) Degree
2 4 (5.97%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.97%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.48%) CCNP
3 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.99%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.99%) CCIE
5 1 (1.49%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (32.84%) ISO 9000
1 22 (32.84%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (16.42%) OpenSIPS
2 1 (1.49%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
1 5 (7.46%) Huawei
2 3 (4.48%) Juniper
3 2 (2.99%) Cisco
3 2 (2.99%) McAfee
3 2 (2.99%) Sourcefire
4 1 (1.49%) BT
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle
4 1 (1.49%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (1.49%) Ericsson
4 1 (1.49%) Nokia
4 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
Ipswich, Suffolk
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Posted: 3 days ago
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